Biology

BBC Teach
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
This website offers thousands of free inter-active lessons and curriculum-mapped videos, arranged by age-group and subject.
Country
UK
Biology Resources
Website Name
Subject
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Self-assessment questions with exercises in biology and genetics. Short answer questions with answers for GCSE and IGCSE Biology testing. Discussion questions without answers and excersises. Offers an interactive multiple-choice questionare with answers and explanations.
Country
UK
Breakout EDU
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18;Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
Collection of digital games for students at home. Select any game and start playing. These games cover a range of subjects
Country
USA
Century
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11
Description
English, maths and science courses covering all the key topics for years 3-11, for free. They contain hundreds of micro-lessons that will help your child stay on top of their learning. (Note: free during Covid-19 crisis).
Country
USA
Docbrown.info:
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Website Address
Description
This site offers revision notes and fun and interactive quizzes covering Biology, Science, Chemistry and Physics
Country
UK
HippoCampus
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14;Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
This is a very useful compilation of resources covering both elementary and high-school level education. HippoCampus has designed programmes oriented around specific topics, with links to free resources on external sites where appropriate.
Country
USA
Natural History Museum
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Description
This website offers educational lesson plans and fun and interactive activities for classroom learning for Key Stages 1-4.
Country
UK
OpenStax
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
A set of free, downloadable peer-reviewed textbooks, oriented around the US AP-level studies but appropriate for UK students aged 14-18.
Country
USA
Physics and Maths Tutor
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
GCSE and A Level Revision Resources. Includes past papers by topic and year, as well as revision videos and notes.
Country
UK
Q-files
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 4-8;Age 8-11;Age 11-14
Description
With around 2000 pages, 1.5 million words and tens of thousands of images, Q-files is a vast online information library available for anybody to use whenever they like. It has all the school subjects — history, science, geography etc.—but plenty more besides: dinosaurs, space, castles, sports and so on.
Country
UK
Revisionworld.com
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
Revisionworld.com offers visual revision videos and fun tests for a wide range of subjects including, English, French, Geography, History, ICT, Maths, PE, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Spanish and RS.
Country
UK
Oak National Academy (Daily lessons)
Suitable Age
Age 0-4, Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
Oak National Academy was set up in 2020 to support the millions of young people in the UK studying from home. This website has daily lessons and resources for all ages. Set up by teachers, it follows the national curriculum. You can follow a set plan of lessons across a range of subjects or you can access particular lessons in certain subjects.
Country
UK
BBC Bitesize (Daily lessons)
Suitable Age
Age 0-4, Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-18
Description
BBC Bitesize has new daily lessons which can be access on the Bitesize website or on BBC iplayer – covering all subjects. With new lessons added every day, this is an excellent way to get learning during the school closure period.
Country
UK
Science Max
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 16-18;Age 11-14;Age 14-17
Description
Have you ever done a science experiment and wondered “What would this be like if it were HUGE?” Science Max is an online youtube series that turbocharges all the science experiments you’ve done at home.
Country
USA
The Brain Scoop
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Set up by Emily, the Chief Curiosity Correspondent of The Field Museum in Chicago and former volunteer of the University of Montana Zoological Museum, she shares some of the amazing things from the collection ofthe Natural History Museum in Chicago.
Country
USA
Free School on Youtube
Suitable Age
Age 4-8, Age 8-11, Age 11-14
Description
Youtube channel. FreeSchool is a safe and friendly place to expose children to famous art, classical music, children’s literature, and natural science in an age-appropriate and kid-accessible way.
The StudyTube Project (Study Skills)
Suitable Age
Age 16-18
Description
Study Tube is made up of some of Youtubes most famous ‘StudyTubers’ – yes that’s a real thing! They teamed up as a respons to school closures with the aim of bringing some calm in a time of high anxiety and stress. On the channel, you’ll find videos from various studytubers, teaching you something, or share an area of education that they’re passionate about or specialize in. This is a channel to keep you busy, keep you learning or even just to give you somewhere to escape to!
Country
UK
ASAP Science
Website Name
Suitable Age
Age 16-18
Description
ASAP Science is a YouTube channel that covers a huge range of science topics with over 9Million subscribers to their channel, you’ll probably get one or more of your questions answered here!
Country
USA
Kurzgesagt (Youtube Channel)
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Thousands of short educational science animations. Kurzgesagt describe themselves as a ‘small team who want to make science look beautiful. Because it is beautiful.’ They have over 10 Million subscriber and make about one new science animation video per month.
Country
UK
Seeker (Youtube Channel)
Suitable Age
Age 14-16;Age 16-18
Description
Seeker Youtube channel empowers the curious to understand the science shaping our world. We tell award-winning stories about the natural forces and groundbreaking innovations that impact our lives, our planet, and our universe.
Country
USA